IN PICTURES Fifty years on from the iconic festival, Woodstock, Rixo co-founders Henrietta Rix and Orlagh McCloskey welcomed people ‘Back to the Garden’ for its London Fashion Week spring/summer 2020 presentation. Rixo has become a firm favourite on the LFW schedule, their presentations are larger-than-life, […]

Paris women's fashion week is bracing itself for climate change and animals rights protests as it starts Monday, with one of its biggest stars -- Virgil Abloh -- missing. Extinction Rebellion activists had called for London fashion week to be cancelled entirely because of the "climate emergency" and […]

IN PICTURES The mis-en-scene was a red-lit room when an aggregation of models, 21 to be exact, came dressed in straight jacket uniforms, some bare foot, and walked down a conveyor to open the Gucci SS20 show. Clad in all white, models were strapped, harnessed and sullen, raising their palms to photographers […]

INTERVIEW There has been an influx in Asian brand’s showing at London Fashion Week and this season, Korean brand YCH made its debut with an exploration of how feminism has been “accepted and expressed differently across nations, throughout eras and ultimately reflected in fashion” with slick tailoring, […]

Celebrities and fashion shows are near symbiotic. The front row seats are ubiquitously filled with leading actresses, starlets, fashion muses, influencers and other familiar faces, some paid, some not, to support brands and their creative directors, but mostly to lend premise to a worthy Instagram feed. […]

ANALISYSNew York – With the four major fashion weeks (New York, London, Milan, Paris) either in full swing or right ended, we review how they’re adjusting to better accommodate to lead on an ever-changing industry and a politically convoluted economy. Investors often wonder how relevant these expensive, […]

Dawn rays transformed the habitually grey skies of Milan Thursday as luxury fashion brand Fendi sent its latest collection down the runway under a vast rising sun. It was Silvia Venturini Fendi's first show following the death of fashion legend Karl Lagerfeld in February, and her ready to wear debut […]

Fashion weeks are no longer industry-facing events intended to pair new collections with department store buyers. As both the retail landscape and consumer interests evolve, as does the purpose of Fashion Week. Now, brands are looking to Fashion Week as a time to reach the attention of their consumers. […]

On Friday the 6th of September, Lichting 2019, the debut for up-and-coming fashion talent took place at the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam as part of Amsterdam Fashion Week. The fourteen best graduates of the seven Dutch fashion academies presented themselves to an international professional audience. Dylan […]

Coco Mitchell, one of the first black models, returned to the runway this month after a decade away, keen to push boundaries again in her 60s and support young creators. As the fashion carnival swings into Milan from London before heading to Paris, Mitchell is basking in the glow of achieving new catwalk […]